Sarah Island Historic Site, Tasmania

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  • We came to Sarah Island as part of the Gordon River Cruise. When we arrived at the island, we were greeted be our tour guide, Janelle. Some people choose to wander the island without a guide, which wa...  more »
  • The day after arriving at Strahan we boarded the Gordon River Cruise and enjoyed views of Hell’s Gates, salmon farms, historic timber sites and Australia’s temperate rain forests. The final stop is vi...  more »
  • Sarah Island is the second oldest convict settlement in Australia and part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site designated in 2010. Upon stepping off the pier, we were greeted by Ingrid, who proceeded to...  more »
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  • Kiah's your of Sarah island was entertaining and insightful. We loved it even more having already watched the movie version of "the ship that never was "
  • The guides that take you on a tour of the island are second to none, as is the unspoiled beauty of the surrounding waterways famous for the amazing perfect reflection photos you will take on this trip
  • Very interesting site. Not a whole lot of ruins to see but the guides were very knowledgeable and entertaining.
  • Nice place with an amazing history. Well worth the stop on the tour.
  • A well guided tour outlining the history of the Island. A very informative guide provided stories of the island at its inhabitants. The Island was visited as part of a Gordon River cruise and would recommend.

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Strahan may be small, but its beauty draws scores of tourists--and available accommodations reflect this popularity. Refreshingly free of large hotels, Strahan boasts plenty of guesthouses, apartments, and bed and breakfasts, all radiating local charm and flavor. While most lodgings are not too ostentatious, several high-end options cater to visitors looking for luxury. Stunning nature is never too far away here, but those who want to spend their holiday even closer to it can choose between several RV parks and campgrounds, either in town or farther from civilization.
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